Career Pathways

TESOL Career Pathways - Where do you want your TESOL Certificate to take you?

Independent ESL Teacher

Requirement: TESOL Australia 140hr International TESOL Certificate

  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Relief/Casual Teacher* (individual school requirements may vary)
  • Non-Accredited Australian ESL Schools
  • Language School Teacher In Select Countries
  • TAFE Volunteer Tutor
  • Migrant Centre Volunteer
  • Private Tutor

Independent ESL/Language Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher

Requirement: TESOL Australia 140hr International TESOL Certificate + IELTS Certificate or TESOL Australia’s International TESOL Diploma

  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Relief/Casual Teacher* (individual school requirements may vary)
  • Non-Accredited Australian ESL Schools
  • Online Teacher
  • Language School Teacher In Select Countries
  • Test Preparation Coach
  • Language School Test Preparation Teacher (Select Countries)
  • TAFE Volunteer Tutor
  • Migrant Centre Volunteer
  • Private Tutor

ELICOS/Global

ELICOS/Global Teacher

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Bachelor degree (additional EU passport may be required for EU countries)

  • Australian ELICOS Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Teacher
  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private Tutor

TAFE + ELICOS/Global Teacher

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Accredited Cert IV in TAE + Bachelor degree

  • TAFE ELICOS Teacher
  • TAFE Tutor (paid/volunteer)
  • Australian ELICOS Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Teacher
  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private Tutor

ELICOS/Global Language School Language Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Bachelor degree + IELTS Certificate (additional EU passport may be required for EU countries)

  • Australian ELICOS School Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Teacher
  • Australian ELICOS School Language Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher
  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private Tutor

ELICOS Management

Requirements: Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Bachelors degree + ~2 years ESL teaching experience* (additional EU passport may be required for EU countries)

  • Assistant Academic Manager
  • Head Teacher
  • Australian ELICOS School Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Teacher
  • ESL Syllabus/Curriculum Developer/Writer
  • Online Teacher
  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Private Tutor

ELICOS Management/Worldwide Specialist in Language Proficiency Test Preparation

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Bachelors degree + ~2 years ESL teaching experience* + IELTS (additional EU passport may be required for EU countries)

  • Head Teacher
  • Australian ELICOS School Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Teacher
  • ESL Syllabus/Curriculum Developer/Writer
  • Australian ELICOS School Language Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher
  • Worldwide Language School Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Study Tour teacher
  • Private tutor

ELICOS Upper Management/Global

Requirements: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Master degree in Education or TESOL + ~2 years ESL teaching experience* (additional EU passport may be required for EU countries)

  • Academic Manager Australia ELICOS/Worldwide
  • Language school teacher Australia ELICOS/Worldwide
  • ESL Syllabus/Curriculum Developer/Writer
  • Study Tour teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private Tutor

ELICOS Upper Management/Worldwide Specialist in Language Proficiency Test Preparation

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Master degree in Education or TESOL + ~2 years ESL teaching experience* + IELTS (additional EU passport may be required for EU countries)

  • Academic Manager Australia ELICOS/Worldwide
  • Language School Teacher Australia ELICOS/Worldwide
  • Language Proficiency Test Preparation Teacher ELICOS/Worldwide
  • ESL Syllabus/Curriculum Developer/Writer
  • Study Tour teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private tutor

Australian Public/Private Schools

Australian Public/Private School ESL Assistant

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL + Cert III/Cert IV in Education Support

  • Language School Teacher In Select Countries
  • Assistant ESL Teacher In Public/Private Schools
  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private Tutor

Australian Public/Private School ESL Teacher

Requirement: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL/Grad Dip TESOL* (Vic full-time positions require Grad Dip TESOL ) + Bachelor degree in Education/Teaching

  • ESL Teacher In Public/Private Schools
  • ELICOS/Worldwide Language School Teacher
  • Study Tour Teacher
  • Online Teacher
  • Private Tutor
  • Plus all of the above

Registered Training Organisations

TESOL Trainer

Requirements: Accredited Cert IV in TESOL or Higher + Bachelor degree + Accredited Cert IV in TAE + 2 yrs ESL Teaching Experience

  • TESOL Trainer
  • TESOL Course Developer/Writer
  • ESL Syllabus/Curriculum Developer/Writer
  • TAFE Volunteer Tutor
  • Migrant Centre Volunteer
  • Plus all of the above